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People’s Dental College and Hospital
There are many colleges in Nepal which is affiliated to various universities. People’s Dental College is stationed at the heart of Kathmandu. People’s Dental College was founded in 1997 A.D. The People’s Dental College and Hospital is one of the oldest colleges that has been authorized under Nepal Medical College (NMC) and certified with the Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal. People’s Dental College functions freely under the affiliation of Tribhuvan University (TU).
The main objective of providing the latest training facilities for becoming a professional dentist and for meeting the country’s growing health care requirements.
The College has various departments. Each department is delivered with infrastructural facilities and equipment’s along with the manpower to ensure the optimum ability.
Why People’s Dental College ?
In various sectors, a huge bulk of money is being drained from Nepal. Most of the people go to India, Bangladesh as well as overseas annually for quality education in B.DS. (Bachelor of Dental Science). Since, all the resources are available in Nepal it is considerable to be the loss of national resources. The People’s dental college aims to provide quality education with friendly environment.
People’s College is the first dental college in Nepal under the administration of Nepal Medical Council (NMC) and registered under the Ministry of Education, Government of Nepal. The College is located at the heart of Kathmandu. The People’s Dental College and Hospital is a self-governing body. The College functions independently under the collaboration of Tribhuvan University. The People’s College is the first and the oldest University of Nepal.
The college was established in 1997 A.D. with the objective of delivering the advanced training resources to become a qualified dental professional in order to meet the country’s need.
In this College each department is accurately planned, organized and independent. The variety of Department are supplied with infrastructural facilities, equipment’s as well as manpower to establish best expertise. The faculty members of each department are great academicians whose professional brilliance inspires the students.
The College has three departments. The departments are listed below:
- Clinical Departments
- Non-Clinical Departments
- Basic Science Departments
Non- Clinical Departments:
The non-clinical departments have six departments. The departments are:
- Dental Material
- Preclinical Prostho
- Preclinical Operative
- Dental Anatomy
- Dental Histology
- Oral Pathology
Bachelor of Dental Surgery
It is the first stride to become a dentist to study BDS (Bachelor of Dental Surgery). It is one of the fastest growing professions in Nepal as people in Nepal are anxious about their teeth. Dentistry is the branch which deals with the study of inspection, treatment of teeth, gums and other parts of the oral cavity.
The course is of 4 and half-year with one-year internship. The course runs on yearly basis. The evaluation of the exam is done on percentage basis. The BDS is affiliated to Tribhuvan University (TU) and Kathmandu University (KU)
Eligibility for BDS course in Nepal:
The applicant should be a +2 graduate IN Science stream with physics, chemistry and biology with at least 50% marks for getting enrolled in BDS course. The next criteria is the age of applicant should be minimum of 17 years and maximum of 25 years old.
Master of Dental Surgery
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